Jose Reyes injury ruins Subway Series

The Mets SS hurt his hamstring on Saturday; now he, and Mets fans, hold their breath

Updated: July 3, 2011, 11:03 AM ET
By Ian O'Connor | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- The naked city did not need to hear a pop in Jose Reyes' hamstring to hear the pop in the Subway Series, the sure sound of a pin puncturing an overinflated event that could mark the beginning of the end of the New York Mets.

The air came hiss, hiss, hissing out of the holiday weekend the top-of-the-third moment the crowd realized that Ruben Tejada, not Reyes, was doing sprinter's stretches in the infield dirt separating second base from third.

If tens of thousands ...

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